The Truth About Debt Reduction Services

The Truth About Debt Reduction Services

There is no such thing as a quick fix when it comes to paying off your debt including debt reduction services. However, debt reduction services can feel like a dream come true during tough times. Kind of like a Fairy Godmother that can wave her wand and make our...
Over 60 Non-Candy Easter Basket Stuffer Ideas

Over 60 Non-Candy Easter Basket Stuffer Ideas

If you are looking to avoid the sugar overload of Easter this year, you will find plenty of non-candy treats here! Regardless of your child’s age, these ideas range from toddlers to teens! It is possible to create a candy free Easter basket with these great non-candy...
SEVEN (7!) Items I ALWAYS Buy at the Dollar Store

SEVEN (7!) Items I ALWAYS Buy at the Dollar Store

I always joke with my husband that when we walk into the dollar store, armed with a couple one dollar bills, we feel RICH 🙂 But there are definitely items at Dollar Stores that, while only $1, are too expensive and can be purchased cheaper elsewhere. Consumer Reports...
How To Stick To Your Budget

How To Stick To Your Budget

Creating a budget breakdown and sticking to a budget was and is by far the hardest part of gaining control of your finances. For us, we spent so much money outside of our budget that we ended up carrying balances on our credit cards. And then paying them off using...
How To Plan Your Best Financial Year Ever

How To Plan Your Best Financial Year Ever

It’s a new year and a fresh start! That can mean a new financial year for you! If your New Year’s resolution this year is to make better money management decisions or even give your finances a financial makeover, you’re in the right place! I’m going to show you how to...
Everything You Need To Know Before You Rent A Car

Everything You Need To Know Before You Rent A Car

When you’re on a vacation or business trip, the last thing you want to worry about is how you are going to get from the airport to your hotel. Many hotels have their shuttles to and from the airport, and with rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft available in...
How To Make What You Have Last Longer

How To Make What You Have Last Longer

Saving money isn’t always about how to find deals on clothing or how to save on your energy bills, although those are all good things. Many times, it’s about making the things you have last longer and therefore stretching your dollar. The longer your things last, the...
Spring Cleaning Tips That Will Save You Time And Money

Spring Cleaning Tips That Will Save You Time And Money

Spring is approaching which means house cleaning is entering everyone’s mind. We are providing some helpful house cleaning tips and tricks to save time and money during this new season. So, let’s get going and dive right in. It’s time to get excited...
No Waste! 17 Uses for Almost Expired Milk

No Waste! 17 Uses for Almost Expired Milk

Is your milk about to expire? If you don’t know how to use it up, start by making yourself a bath with this Soothing Milk Bath Recipe! While we sometimes can go through a gallon of milk in a day, there are days when we won’t finish a whole gallon and it...
8 Ways To Get FREE or Affordable Makeup

8 Ways To Get FREE or Affordable Makeup

Buying good quality makeup can get expensive quick. Finding affordable or free makeup can be an enjoyable hunt. I remember seeing a mascara that was $60 once, yikes! The truth is that you don’t need to be spending hundreds of dollars on makeup to have quality products...
The Ultimate Guide To The Cash Envelope System

The Ultimate Guide To The Cash Envelope System

The cash envelope system wallet is a spenders godsend when it comes to budgeting. This easy way of budgeting will keep you from going over budget, and help you stay accountable and on track with your budget. While using a paper envelope to keep your money in each...
How To Save Money On Baby Diapers

How To Save Money On Baby Diapers

Baby diapers can easily be your biggest expense for the first 2-3 years of your little one’s life. It’s a necessity that you keep buying until they are potty trained (which for each of my four children was right before they turned THREE! And then we used Pull-Ups for...
8 Frugal Hobbies That Won’t Break The Bank

8 Frugal Hobbies That Won’t Break The Bank

Living on a tight budget doesn’t mean you can’t have some hobbies. While some hobbies can be expensive, check out this list of hobbies and you’ll see that you don’t have to go broke in order to enjoy one.   It really is as simple as swapping...
10 Secret Ways To Save More Money At Aldi

10 Secret Ways To Save More Money At Aldi

A common question I receive is if I have any Aldi shopping tips. And I love shopping at Aldi, so I have some insider secrets you are gonna love. Aldi is a hidden gem of a grocery store that you might overlook because they don’t accept any manufacturer coupons....
How To Raise Your Credit Score

How To Raise Your Credit Score

Raising your credit score rating is a lot like losing weight. It’s not something that can happen overnight, and there is no such thing as a quick fix. Your credit score is determined by your past behavior and not just what you are doing presently to address it. So it...
How To Use Your Tax Refund To Win For You This Year

How To Use Your Tax Refund To Win For You This Year

It’s not everyday that you go to the mail box and find a check for a couple thousand dollars. That’s what it feels like when you get a tax refund. Winning Publisher’s Clearing house. Remember the days of seeing the host of Publisher’s Clearing...
Avoid These 5 Mistakes To Maximize Your IRS Tax Refund

Avoid These 5 Mistakes To Maximize Your IRS Tax Refund

Did you know that every year roughly $1 Billion dollars (yes, that’s a B) in IRS tax refunds go unclaimed due to people not filing their taxes because they don’t owe money? Every year, just like clockwork, April 15 rolls around and with that spot on the...